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Just recently got my asus D2 and need a better pair of headphones. My current crappy headset is holding me back I am sure.

Right now I am leaning towards

but I am not in love with them so I am open to any and all suggestions.
Edited by AlphaDog11790 - 6/27/08 at 12:48pm
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post #2 of 29
If you play any games youll probably want to go with some AT headphones.
I LOVE my A700s, and theyre around the same price as youre going for.
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I'm another happy happy AudioTechnica ATH-A700 user.

If you can stretch your budget a little, here's the best price I've found for them so far. Most other places sell them for around $170-$190ish.

Good luck in your search!

EDIT: Here's an even better price. And I've bought stuff from this vendor before, as well.
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No offense, but those are ugly. lol
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Go for these I here they are great for everything including gaming, music, movies..The reviews speak for itself..
SENNHEISER HD 280PRO
    
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Sennheiser HD555 gets my vote.
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FYI i here the HD555 are ok but, plan on having your ears sweating allot.. LOL I had these and sent mine back for the HD 280PRO set..
    
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The picture on the A700 is warped. They're not actually oval shaped . Here's a better pic http://www.audiocubes.com/category/H...eadphones.html . I have they A900s and they're pretty nice looking cans. They're also one of the most comfortable headphones I've ever worn. The 555 is a nice pair as well. I wouldn't go for the 280s unless you absolutely need the isolation. I only use my 280s at large LANs where the noise level requires it.
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FYI i here the HD555 are ok but, plan on having your ears sweating allot.. LOL I had these and sent mine back for the HD 280PRO set..
Well I dont want that. I will look into the 280s.
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The picture on the A700 is warped. They're not actually oval shaped . Here's a better pic http://www.audiocubes.com/category/H...eadphones.html .
I just dont like the top two wires...
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